There is no shame in losing to No. 2 Notre Dame. But after getting blown out at home and barely beating an inferior ACC foe, Duke has fallen to a No. 2 seed.
Why do fans always pull out the "no respect" card? Why can't they understand that the top-25 polls have no bearing on Bracketology? Why should Gail Goestenkors and Texas make the NCAA field? And just why might Charlie Creme's TiVo be offended?
Last week, and perhaps for the rest of the regular season, the biggest question is whether Maryland or Rutgers deserves the fourth and final No. 1 seed.